A Fulton County grand jury has indicted Daniel MacKenzie, a former Roswell Police officer, on seven counts. MacKenzie is accused of using excessive force during an arrest in 2018.
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Grand jury indicts former Roswell Police officer for punching, tasing handcuffed man

By CHAMIAN CRUZ

A Fulton County grand jury has indicted Daniel MacKenzie, a former Roswell Police officer, on seven counts. MacKenzie is accused of using excessive force during an arrest in 2018.

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‘Swatting’ far from harmless pranks, police say

By CHAMIAN CRUZ

Swatting is the act of intentionally reporting false emergencies to provoke a SWAT team response. For the North Fulton, North Metro and Forsyth SWAT teams, these 'pranks' are a threat to public safety. They're also hard to track.  (Read)

Johns Creek softball steps up to the plate

By SYDNEY DANGREMOND

During public hearing at the Sept. 13 City Council meeting, more than 20 residents asked the mayor and council to bring back a recreational softball league to Johns Creek parks. (Read)

Roswell mayoral candidates debate transparency, economic growth

By CHAMIAN CRUZ

The Roswell Community Masjid hosted a mayoral debate Monday, Sept. 20, where incumbent Lori Henry and her challengers, Kurt Wilson and Jason Yowell, offered different approaches to key issues. (Read)

Milton agrees to pay homeowner $79,000 for Hopewell/Bethany roads project

By CHAMIAN CRUZ

Milton settled a condemnation action Sept. 8 for property at the intersection of Hopewell Road and Bethany Bend. The city will pay Donald Stepanek $79,510 for the acquisition. (Read)

Johns Creek's Newtown Park Amphitheater begins repairs

By SYDNEY DANGREMOND

While it awaits word on its second attempt to collect insurance, Johns Creek is moving forward with repairs to the Mark Burkhalter Amphitheater at Newtown Park. Who will pay for the more than $75,000 in repairs is yet to be determined. (Read)

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Fulton County Schools rely on ‘Mitigation Matrix’ to manage COVID-19 disruptions

By CANDY WAYLOCK

Managing COVID-19 outbreaks in the Fulton County School System is now focused on mitigation strategies to keep schools open rather than plans to close classrooms when numbers rise. 

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